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[Logbook of the Splendid (Ship), out of Edgartown, Mass.; mastered by James B. Huxford, on voyage from 11 Aug. 1862-11 Apr. 1867] (1862)

Author: Splendid (Ship)
Subject: Huxford, James B.; Osborn, Abraham, b. ca 1799; Blue whale; Bowhead whale; Finback whale; Globicephala; Gray whale; Humpback whale; Indigenous people; Killer whale; Punishment; Right whale; Medicine, Naval; Sperm whale; Seafaring life; Voyages and travels; Walrus; Whalers (Persons); Whalers (Persons)--Death; Whales; Whaling--Massachusetts--Edgartown; Whaling masters; Arctic Ocean--Description and travel; Baja California (Mexico : Peninsula)--Description and travel; Guam--Description and travel; Honolulu (Hawaii)--Description and travel; Koloa (Hawaii)--Description and travel; Lahaina (Hawaii)--Description and travel; Maio Island (Cape Verde)--Description and travel; Norfolk Island--Description and travel; Pacific Ocean--Description and travel; Pohnpei Island (Micronesia)--Description and travel; Rarotonga (Cook Islands)--Description and travel; Santa Catarina Island (Brazil)--Description and travel; Illustrations; Logbooks; Profile portraits
Year: 1862
Language: English
Digitizing sponsor: Federally funded with LSTA funds through the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners
Book contributor: New Bedford Whaling Museum
Collection: newbedfordwhalingmuseum; regionaldigitizationmass; americana
Notes: No title page found. No copyright page found. No table-of-contents pages found.


Log, keeper unknown, relating to a whaling voyage to the Atlantic, Pacific, and Arctic oceans; 1862 Aug. 11-1867 Apr. 10; Includes descriptions of whales (blackfish, blue, bowhead, finback, gray, humpback, killer, right, and sperm), and walrus seen or taken, death at sea, indigenous people, punishment on ship, and shipboard medicine; and%

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